E9: Giles County Youth Work Program- Best Practices for the Region

Today you’ll hear about the Giles County Summer Youth Work Program and the takeaways for other programs in the region. Employment not only allows young people to cover expenses for themselves and their families- it also provides valuable opportunities for them to apply academic skills and learn occupation-specific as well as general “world of work” skills; such as teamwork, time management and problem solving.

Mentioned in this episode:
Giles County Summer Youth Work Program

For more information about Work Talk, contact Marty Holliday at marty.holliday@nrmrwib.org or 540-357-0651